Match No. 361 - Thursday, 7th June 1962, 3:00pm

      • 1
      • Ron SpringettSheffield Wed, 24th of 33 caps
        26 years, 10 months, 16 days
      • 3
      • Ray WilsonHuddersfield, 14th of 63 caps
        27 years, 5 months, 21 day
      • 16
      • Bobby MooreWest Ham, 4th of 108 caps
        21 years, 1 month, 25 days
      • 6
      • Ron FlowersWolves, 35th of 49 caps
        27 years, 10 months, 10 days
      • 17
      • Bryan DouglasBlackburn, 32nd of 36 caps
        28 years, 0 months, 11 day
      • 19
      • Alan PeacockMiddlesbrough, 2nd of 6 caps
        24 years, 7 months, 9 days
      • 10
      • Johnny HaynesFulham, 55th of 56 caps
        27 years, 7 months, 21 day
        (c)21st captaincy
        • 1
        • Georgi NaydenovGeorgi Spirov Naydenov.
          Born 28th May 1970, Sofia.
        • 12
        • Dobromir ZhechevDobromir Georgiev Zhechev.
          Born 12th Nov 1942, Sofia.
        • 3
        • Ivan DimitrovIvan Milanov Dimitrov.
          Born 14th May 1935, Sofia.
        • 13
        • Petar VelichkovPetar Yordanov Velichkov.
          Born 8th Aug 1940, Bulgaria.
        • 5
        • Dimitar KostovDimitar Ivanov Kostov.
          Born 27th Jul 1936, Bulgaria.
        • 6
        • Nikola KovachevNikola Dimitrov Kovachev.
          Born 4th Jun 1934, Blagoevgrad.
        • 16
        • Aleksandar KostovAleksandar Dimitrov Kostov.
          Born 2nd Mar 1938, Sofia.
        • 8
        • Dimitar DimovDimitar Pentchev Dimov.
          Born 13th Dec 1937, Plovdiv.
        • 15
        • Georgi AsparuhovGeorgi Rangelov Asparuhov.
          Born 4th May 1943, Sofia.
        • 10
        • Ivan KolevIvan Petkov Kolev.
          Born 1st Nov 1930, Plovdiv.
        • 19
        • Dinko DermendzhievDinko Tsvetkov Dermendzhiev.
          Born 2nd Jun 1941, Plovdiv.

      Notes

      Sources

      • England - The Quest for the World Cup - A Complete Record by Clive Leatherdale (Two Heads Publishing 1994)
      • Official FIFA report
      • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)

      Managers

      Referee

      • Belgium Antoine Blavier

      Attendance

      • 5,700

      Half Time Score

      ELO Ratings

      • No change in rank, losing -18 ranking points to 1945 points England - 6th
      • Bulgaria - 23rd

      World Cup 1962

      (Group 4)

        •  
        • Pts
        • GD
        • L
        • D
        • W
        • P
        • Hungary
        • 5
        • +6
        • 0
        • 1
        • 2
        • 3
        • England
        • 3
        • +1
        • 1
        • 1
        • 1
        • 3
        • Argentina
        • 3
        • -1
        • 1
        • 1
        • 1
        • 3
        • Bulgaria
        • 1
        • -6
        • 2
        • 1
        • 0
        • 3
        • Final Standings.